Reasons Why You Are Blessed
If you own a Bible, you are abundantly
blessed-about 1/3 of the world does not have access to one.
If you wake up each morning with more
health than illness, you are blessed to rise and shine, to live and
to serve in a new day.
If you have anyone on the planet, just
one person that loves you and listens to you; count this a blessing.
If you can freely attend a church meeting
without fear, then you are more blessed than over 1/3 of the world.
If you have a yearning in your heart
to parent a child, you are blessed because you still desire what you
If you pray today or any day, you are
blessed because you believe in God's willingness to hear your prayer.
If you pray for someone else, you are
blessed because you want to help others also.
If you have food in your refrigerator,
clothes on your back, a roof over your head, and a place to sleep; all
at the same time; you are rich in this world.
If you have a brother or sister in Christ
that will pray with you and for you, then you benefit from a spiritual
unity, bond, and agreement, which the gates of hell cannot stand against.
If you have any earthly family that
even halfway loves you and support you, then you are blessed beyond
If you attend a church with a church
family that offers you one word of encouragement, you are blessed with
some form of fellowship.
If you have money in the bank, in your
wallet, or some spare change in a dish someplace you are among the world's
If you can go to bed each night, knowing
that God loves you, then you are blessed beyond measure.
If you try each day to imitate our Lord
Jesus Christ for even a minute, you are blessed because you show a willingness
to grow up in Him.
If you can read this message, you are
more blessed than about 2/3 of the world.
If you have never had to endure the
hardship and agony of battle, imprisonment, or torture, you are blessed
in indescribable measure.
If you have a voice to sing His praises,
a voice to witness God's love, and a voice to share the gospel, you
are blessed. About 1/3 of the world does not even know who the one true
If you can hold someone's hand, hug
another person, touch someone on the shoulder, you are blessed because
you can offer God's healing touch.
If you can share a word of encouragement
with someone else, and do it with His love in your heart, you are blessed
because you have learned how to give.
If you have the conviction to stand
fast upon His Word and His promises, no matter what, you are blessed
because you are learning patience, endurance, and tenacity.
If you hold up your head with a smile
on your face and are truly thankful, you are blessed because most people
'can' -- but won't.
Go Now... And... Enjoy The Day... Knowing
You Are Blessed.